- Manage the network and security
"I impressed the directors at my company from the start," says John Unser, who works as a Network Manager for an accounting firm in New York. He earned the CIW Web Design Specialist certification as part of his continuing education. "CIW helped me learn Web development," he says, "and taught me the additional skills I needed to bring to the company I work for. The skills I learned from CIW helped me build my company's first Web site." CIW certification shows employers that you have the knowledge and skills to help improve their business and become an asset to the organization.
- Manage content for donation sites
Jason Hicks is now a Web Developer for a healthcare company in Georgia. "I earned the CIW Web Foundations Associate certification in 2010. And when I went back to college to earn a degree in Web site design/development, I definitely had a head start on my classmates," says Jason. "I was able to successfully move out of the network systems administration role that I was stuck in for nearly 20 years, and into a Web development role that I had wanted for so long. CIW gave me a better understanding of all the components required to create and maintain a Web site. I would definitely recommend CIW to anyone interested in furthering their education, or anyone who wants to prove their merit in this tough, competitive environment."
- IT Service Management
- Application Management
"CIW provided me with the confidence to learn," says Scott Price. He earned his CIW Security Associate certification as part of his continuing education, which helped earn him a promotion at his job in IT Service Management. "CIW provided a mechanism to measure my mastery of the material. CIW certification validated and authenticated my job knowledge."
- IT Support
- Project Management
- Web technology instructor
"Thanks, CIW!" says Don Amos. He was looking to begin a new career when he took the CIW Web Foundations Associate and Web Design Specialist courses. Now he teaches Web Technology courses for community college in Tennessee. "CIW provided the credentials I needed to get the job I have today teaching Web technology. CIW has huge customer support and valuable experience, networking and resources. They've also provided online Webinars, professional development and the technical knowledge foundations to help me in my career and keep current with technology." CIW offers more than just classes and certifications — CIW helps students become professionals.
- Write articles and news
- Conduct interviews
- Contact entrepreneuers
"CIW is a highway to success, because it provides all you need to know about ICT (Internet Communications Technology)," says Alessio Del Zotto, who began his career as a writer and social media marketer after earning the CIW Web Associate certification. "My CIW certification helped me find the job I wanted to do. It gave me a good knowledge of how the Internet works, and it teaches useful concepts that helped me develop an ICT mindset, so I could work quickly and more effectively. CIW is a landmark for developing other skills. Thank you, CIW!"
- Abiliton-Pro developer
- Front-end developer
- Master CIW Designer
- IT Systems Support
- Manage the company
"CIW helped me to become a professional at what I love to do," says Yama Aryan, who took the CIW Web Foundations and Web Design courses in hopes of changing careers. "I started my own business and CIW was where I began. I recommend CIW to anyone starting out in Web design and development." CIW provides the knowledge and skills foundation that can take you where you want to go.
- CIW Associate
- Manage development team in IT department
"Certifications are great for early validation of skills," says Jim Adcock, Director of Enterprise Development for a company in Texas. He earned his CIW Associate certification in the early 2000s, along with other top IT certifications from Microsoft and CompTIA. "All of my certifications are over a decade old. I used them early in my career to validate skills I had but that were not reflected well in my work history." CIW validated Jim's early Web development skills, and helped him change employers to advance his career. His professional work history and experience have now grown to show his proficiency, but Jim still credits CIW certification with helping him prove his marketable knowledge and skills early in his career.
- Front end web developing
After earning the CIW Web Associate and Web Design Professional certifications, Ara Keshishian Siraki now works as a Front-End Web Developer in Los Angeles. "My CIW certification helped me find a job," he says. "I changed careers and got a pay raise." CIW can help you improve your career prospects too.
- Elective team leader
- SAC, FAC and PTSA member
Eric Oestreich earned his CIW Web Foundations certification in his training and continuing education as a public school teacher in Orange County, Florida. "CIW gave me a better insight into this field," says Eric, who now teaches Computer Education. "CIW keeps its information current, so what I am teaching is relevant to the students immediately. CIW has helped me to increase rigor in my curriculum, and also enabled me to offer my students the opportunity for high school credit in middle school."
- ITIL Foundations v3
- Windows 7 desktop
- Tier 1 & 2 help desk
Bryan Wood was looking to change careers when he took the CIW Web Associate courses. "CIW gave me a broad look into IT, which helped me decide what branch of IT work I prefer," he says. He now works as an IT Systems Technician. "CIW gave me a foundation to build from." With a CIW foundation, you can go just about anywhere.
- Director of Education
- CIW Web Foundations Associate
- CIW Professional v4
- Software development
- Web applications development
Mounir Abdaldayem was looking to change careers. He earned his CIW Web Foundations Associate and Professional certifications to build his skills. "CIW enhanced my chances to apply at good companies," he says. Today, Mounir works as a Software Developer in Saudi Arabia. "CIW gave me unique skills such as a good background in open-source technologies. I now develop Web applications with my team at work. Thank you, CIW."
- CIW Web Design Professional
- CIW Associate
- Provide consultancy and technical guidance on website design, development and digital communications
"CIW gave me an industry-recognized qualification that has assisted me in career progression," says Stef Robinson, who began a career with CIW certification over a decade ago. "Now I provide consulting and technical guidance on Web site development and digital communications." Wherever you think your career might go, CIW can help you get started and accompany you on your path to success.
- Analyze business and software requirement specifications for development
- Create standard project plans for business intelligence and data warehousing Initiatives
- Manage execution of projects by coordinating with distributed global teams
- Oversee the design, build and integration of all e-Channel products and other Interfaces
- Manage the IT assets and the applications
James Lilley is a Data Management Project Manager for a technology solutions company in Virginia. He earned his CIW Web Design Specialist and Database Design Specialist certifications as part of his continuing education. "CIW gave me the ability to communicate technical jargon correctly when interacting with my peers and subordinates. I can now understand what our technicians are telling me in regards to the technology. I thank CIW for enabling me to understand issues and expectations when discussing problems involving our database or our Web site's graphical user interface (GUI). I know that I've become a better manager because I can speak the language."
- Data Center Management
Gopal Raj works as an IT Consultant doing Data Center Management for airports in Oman. "CIW gave me well-rounded skills, and also helped me keep up with my job and the changes in technology," he says. "The skills I learned gave me confidence, and I even got a pay raise." Whether you are starting a new career or keeping up with technology at the one you already have, CIW gives you knowledge, confidence, and the skills to advance your career and your salary.
- Web design and development
- Social media
- Information architecture
- Graphic design
- Staff Training
Magdalena Zdrojewska works as a Communication Technologies Officer in Glasgow doing Web design/development, social media, information architecture, analytics, graphic design, communications, UX, staff training and more. She says the CIW Web Design Specialist certification she earned has assisted her career with skills in Web design/development, information architecture planning and user experience design. "CIW certification was one of my bargaining chips for gaining further responsibilities at my job," she says.